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Reyataz And Atripla Combination

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Rash due to Atripla

Thank you for previous response about switching to a boosted PI if stopping ATripla. I saw my doctor today and she suggested to stop Atripla for two-three weeks to get it out of system and then go on Truveda and Reyataz (no mention of boosted PI). ...
Keith Henry, M.D.

Response from Keith Henry, M.D.

University of Minnesota, School of Medicine
...Reyataz needs to be boosted with ritonavir if used with Truvada. Can often switch directly from Atripla to Truvada + ritonavir/atazanavir. If the Atripla is stopped completely I recommend using a boosted PI for 10-14 days to prevent Read more »

should I continue atripla?

I have been taking atripla since october of 2009 and for the past 3 months I have been experiencing... Read more »

I have to choose a drug for first regimen

i was diagnosed three months ago of aids, 15 cd4 count and 270,000 vl load. My hiv doc wants to put... Read more »
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FAQs About Atripla (Efavirenz/Tenofovir/FTC) From The Body's "Ask the Experts" Forums

...Atripla, combines both -- is there any reason for me not to switch? Is it OK to switch to Atripla even if my current regimen of Reyataz + Norvir + Truvada works? Side Effects I've been taking Atripla for a while, and recently I've... Read more »
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Truvada

...durable and long-lasting -- earning it a place on the treatment guidelines preferred regimen backbones. And like the other combos, combining the drugs extends their patent life for the company -- an added incentive beyond the convenience of... Read more »
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Viread

...Videx or Videx EC to avoid Videx-related toxicity, including neuropathy. See tips. Viread decreases the concentration levels of Reyataz. In addition, both Reyataz and Kaletra increase Viread concentrations. Higher Viread concentrations could... Read more »
The Well Project

HIV Drugs and the HIV Lifecycle

... Table of Contents The Basics The HIV Lifecycle Approved HIV Drugs Combining HIV Drugs The Bottom Line The Basics HIV drugs cannot cure HIV but they can help you stay healthy by preventingthe Read more »
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Reyataz+Norvir+Truvada?

Posted by markman, 3 Replies
...and last time was over 500. I feel pretty good. But my doctor has gone ahead and prescribed me the meds. I had two choices: 1. Atripla or 2. Reyetaz+Norvir+Truvada.....I chose the latter.....can anyone already on this regimen comment on it? I am... Read more »

Sustiva + Truvada combination

Posted by richwales, 6 Replies
Im a 26 y/o male living in UK whos been on sustiva and truvada for 4 months now my Cd4 and viral load are doing great (gone from 14% 245 to 19% 472, and 18,200 to undectable) just finding the side affects of sustiva really can be hard to cope with,... Read more »

switching to Atripla >worried

Posted by mauka, 8 Replies
...My doc convinced me to switch to Atripla since after taking crixivan for about ten years my triglycerides are pretty dang high(over 600). I've been taking Norvir, Crixivan Read more »

New to all this... from England

Posted by Jeeves01, 7 Replies
...informed as I possibly can be. Is there anyone else out there who, like myself, was a late presenter? If so, how are you doing on combination therapy? Also, I have been offered the following choices of combo's, and I wondered if any of you... Read more »